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Old 03-21-2011, 06:09 PM
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240gr SMK's

I was in a local reloading store on Saturday and just happen to notice they are not stocking 30cal 240gr SMK's. How many have tried these in 300RUM's
I see they are rated for a 1-9 twist barrel, but someone once said that a 1-10 twist will stabilize them out beyond 600 yards. Anyone have any load data they care to share??? I have yet to make it out to 1000 yards, I have my eye on another long distance bullet but have yet to drop the coin for them.
Thanks......Chuck
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Old 03-22-2011, 01:29 AM
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Re: 240gr SMK's

Here's the best thread I've seen for the 240. Happy reading.

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